On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1823

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President James Monroe declares the "Monroe Doctrine" opposing European colonialism in the Americas, arguing any European political intervention in the New World would be a hostile act against the United States

1823 Highlights

About December 2, 1823

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 198 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius